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Walaba Hostel & Beach Houses

Punta Uva | Puerto Viejo, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 1451-2050, Costa Rica
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“private room” (10 reviews)
“punta uva” (19 reviews)
“tap water is” (2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Beachfront
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
2.0 Star Hotel
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#4 of 104 Speciality lodging in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
 
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65 reviews
#67 of 104 Speciality lodging in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
 
Kaya's Place
224 reviews
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151 reviews
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6 Aug.7 Aug.
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1 - 5 of 83 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have stayed at many hostels all over South and Central America and this was probably the worst. Online they advertise free wifi , bike rental , and running showers. The wifi does not work the bikes are broken and the showers are run with...More

Thank bacmbacm
Reviewed 12 February 2017

This place is a bit weird, we stayed in a private room which was very basic with a fan that looked like it was from a toy shop. However the balcony area immediately outside our room was nice, sheltered with hammocks and chairs. The bloke...More

Thank uberteeb
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

I was here in December and I was the only one in the hostel except for the 2 young folks working here and some guy who was a friend of them who worked in the neighboring place. The place was dirty (lots of cockroaches), The...More

Thank sander v
Response from puntauvabeach, Receptionist at Walaba Hostel & Beach HousesResponded 26 January 2017

Hello my freind So sad to hear about your experience. By the time you were here the owner was in San Jose so she couldn´t take care of details like the ones you mention, unfortunately those volunteers didn´t follow instructions as they should. Now the...More

Reviewed 28 October 2016

The hostel's backyard is the jungle. When you arrive in Puerto Viejo, you'll need to take an approx. 15 minute taxi ride to the beach Punta Uva - $6. What's great is the 1 minute walk to a spectacular beach and there was barely anyone...More

Thank Megan E
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for a party hostel when travelling this is not it! The hostel is roughly 8km away from puerto viejo itself so you can either rent the bikes at the hostel, walk, hitch hike (very friendly locals) taxi or local bus. The staff...More

1  Thank Sophia S
Hostel Kinkaju
116 reviews
#4 of 104 Speciality lodging in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
 
Mi Casa Hostel El Tesoro
65 reviews
#67 of 104 Speciality lodging in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
 
Kaya's Place
224 reviews
#22 of 104 Speciality lodging in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
 
Casa Moabi
151 reviews
#3 of 104 Speciality lodging in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
 
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Amenities
  • Top amenities
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Free Parking
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  • Price range
  • USD 28 - USD 43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Hotel class
  • Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Number of rooms
  • 8
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  • Location
  • Costa Rica >
  • Province of Limon >
  • Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
  • Also Known As
  • Walaba Hostel & Beach Houses Costa Rica/Limon
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aah004
18 August 2016|
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Response from puntauvabeach | Property representative |
Hi Virginia, The best is with a shuttle pick up in our hostel and drop off in Monteverde. The cost is $60.00 and we can arrange it for you Otherwise is complicated as you have to go first to La Fortuna and from there... More
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"Cualquiera que elijas tiene su propio carcter y linda vista a la selva y los jardines preciosos."
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"Don't go during rainy season"
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"Don't stay in the private at the top floor!"
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"Busy place in the season, so better book in advance! The best on Puerto Viejo Area!"
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